"Create a personalized training system based on your dog's natural instincts and your lifestyle"--Cover.
292 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -281) and index.
Kate Perry owns Kate Perry Dog Training, based in New York City. She has been a trainer for more than ten years, is a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT), and is a certified dog trainer with the Animal Behavioral College, where she also mentors new dog trainers. Kate serves on the board of directors for Rock and Rawhide, a charity organization, and is a supporter of Mighty Mutts Rescue Organization in New York. Yvonne Conza is a writer and the founder of woofpatrol.com, an informational site for dog owners promoting education and awareness of canine etiquette. Yvonne and Pomo, her shih tzu, volunteer for Therapy Dog International (TDI), visiting hospitals, nursing homes, and Boys and Girls Clubs of America across the country.